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5 02, 2015

Kercheval: Standing up to the EPA

2016-12-11T17:07:42-05:00February 5th, 2015|111d, GHG Rule, Media Coverage, Schnare, State Legislature, Testimony, War on Coal|

Hoppy Kercheval WV MetroNews The West Virginia Legislature is considering bills (HB 2004 and SB 4) that would give lawmakers oversight for how the state Department of Environmental Protection plans to meet the federal EPA’s sweeping plan for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Under the EPA’s Clean Power Plan, states must submit plans for reducing carbon emissions [...]

4 02, 2015

Mississippi Watchdog: EPA turning regulatory eyes to natural gas, expert says

2015-02-04T10:30:41-05:00February 4th, 2015|111d, GHG Rule, Media Coverage, Schnare, State Legislature, Testimony|

by Steve Wilson Mississippi Watchdog A former Environmental Protection Agency regulator warns that while the Obama administration now has coal in its crosshairs, natural gas is next in line. David Schnare cites a proposed rule on methane emissions as one of the ways President Obama and the EPA will clamp down on natural gas...Schnare, general [...]

3 02, 2015

Greenwire: Power plant rule will kill Miss. residents, former EPA official warns

2015-02-04T10:42:04-05:00February 3rd, 2015|111d, GHG Rule, Media Coverage, Schnare, State Legislature, Testimony, War on Coal|

Greenwire A former U.S. EPA official is asking Mississippi lawmakers to defy the agency's Clean Power Plan, saying the results could be fatal if they do not. David Schnare, a former EPA regulator and noted climate change skeptic, appeared yesterday before a joint legislative committee in the state Legislature asking that the lawmakers pass bills [...]

3 02, 2015

Mississippi Public Broadcasting: MDEQ Director: State Cannot Meet New Carbon Pollution Goals

2016-12-11T17:07:42-05:00February 3rd, 2015|111d, GHG Rule, Media Coverage, Schnare, State Legislature, Testimony|

by Jeffrey Hess Mississippi Public Broadcasting The head of the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality believes the state cannot meet ambitious new federal carbon pollution regulations. Some are calling on state lawmakers to resist following the new federal rules... Former EPA official turned critic Dr. David Schnare also called on lawmakers to put on the [...]

2 02, 2015

The Clarion-Ledger: Expert says EPA plan will kill Mississippians

2015-02-04T10:35:14-05:00February 2nd, 2015|111d, GHG Rule, Media Coverage, Schnare, State Legislature, Testimony|

Emily Le Coz The Clarion-Ledger Former Environmental Protection Agency regulator David Schnare urged Mississippi lawmakers to defy a federal rule requiring states to implement sweeping greenhouse-gas reduction plans, calling it both costly and illegal... But Schnare called it an unrealistic agenda that violates states’ rights and could inadvertently kill as many as 600 Mississippians by [...]

4 04, 2013

Colorado Admits Certain Defeat In Renewable Energy Lawsuit With Introduction Of New Bill

2016-12-11T17:08:18-05:00April 4th, 2013|E&E Legal v. CO, Legislative Branch, Press Releases, State Legislature|

For Immediate Release – April 4, 2013 Contact: Craig Richardson, Executive Director, American Tradition Institute [email protected] COLORADO ADMITS CERTAIN DEFEAT IN RENEWABLE ENERGY LAWSUIT WITH INTRODUCTION OF NEW BILL Cooperatives, Jobs, and Consumers Among Biggest Losers in  State’s Latest Failed Renewable Energy Attempt  DENVER - Facing certain defeat in a federal lawsuit challenging the constitutionality [...]